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English definition of “tangle”

tangle

noun [C]     /ˈtæŋ.ɡl̩/
an untidy mass of things that are not in a state of order, or a state of confusion or difficulty: a tangle of wiresBending, twisting and curvingConfusion, confusing and feeling confused
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